De nuevo me han dejado en blanco, buenísima recopilación de documentación.
- A Culture of Simplicity
Simplicity from a philosophical standpoint.
- Keep it simple
Why does a page look complex? A brief article about the «exciting design vs. simple design»-question.
- Keep it simple, stupid!
Describes the importance of simplicity regarding the way human brain works.
- Simplicity: The Cobbles of the Designer»™s Path
Stepheen Van Doren about wrong and correct use of simple solutions.
- Simplicity Is Highly Overrated
Don Norman criticizes that the simplicity and minimalism lead to less functions and decrease the total performance of products.
- The Beauty of Simplicity
Google is simple. But how did its developers achieve it?
- The Complexity of Simplicity
Luke Wroblewski describes a complex path to simplicity, its features and reasons, why the simple solutions are more complex than complex solutions.
- The Laws of Simplicity
John Maeda presents 10 excerpts from his book, in which he talks about rules and principles of «˜Simplicity»™.
- Wikipedia: Simplicity
Explains what simplicity is and related information about the topic.
White Space (Negative Space):
- Design Matters: White space
About the potential power behind Negative Space.
- ALA: Whitespace
An excellent introduction to the theory and use of whitespace, by Mark Boulton
- Design Psychology
An insight in the psychology of web design. Among other information White Space is analyzed.
- Developing the Invisible
Luke Wroblewski gives examples of situations, in which white space is essential and explains, why it is indeed so significant.
- Finding Information on the Web: Does the Amount of Whitespace Really Matter?
How important is White Space? «Whitespace may be better (at least from a user»™s preference) than none or too much».
- Give me my web space
Molly E. Horzschlag gives guidelines, which can help you to reduce the complexity of your web-sites and improve its readability.
- Negative Space Tutorial
This tutorial explains, how you can use White Space efficiently.
- On White Space in Graphic Design
Keith Robertson about fields and areas, in which Negative Space dominates – primarily graphic design.
- Page Layout and Design for Digital Scrapbooking
Carla Rose about the importance of White Space.
- Psychology Studies on Human Interaction
Studies in psychology confirm: White Space improves the perception of information by 20%.
- The Importance of White space for Legibility
This study compares 4 White Space Layouts and presents results about the influence of White Space in design.
- The value of white space
Offers a detailed introduction in the theory of white space, with examples.
- Typography and White space
White Space in practice: how can you guarantee an optimal legibility with CSS?
- Under The Loupe #1: White Space
Jason Santa Maria: «Empty space serves a purpose and supports the visual integrity of a layout.»
Simplicity and White Space in Practice:
- Global White Space Reset
Global Padding/Margin Reset in CSS-files can be used as a template for your web-projects.
- The Best Minimalist WordPress Themes
A collection of hand-picked WordPress-Themes, which impress with their simplicity, clarity and readability.